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Council Matters – January 26 2016 – Olympic Museum

January 26, 2017 0 min to read

Council Matters – January 26 2016 – Olympic Museum

Category : Council Matters

Does the Olympic Museum have local support? Is the financing coming up short? Will private funding come to the rescue? http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/303757444-council-matters-olympic-museum-2017-01-26.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Android | RSS...

Council Matters – November 24 2016

November 24, 2016 0 min to read

Council Matters – November 24 2016

Category : Council Matters

Dave Gardner guest-hosts one last time before Bill Murray rejoins the show. Co-Host Tom Strand gives a shout out to all the citizens who volunteer for various boards and committees. Some local organizations that endorse and fund council campaigns: The HBA (Housing and Building Association) and Regional Business Alliance (RBA). Col...

CityTalk – November 4 2016

November 4, 2016 0 min to read

CityTalk – November 4 2016

Category : CityTalk

Did Jan smoke pot in her youth? Reefer Madness in Colorado Springs: Jill Gaebler and Jan Martin discuss the medical marijuana moratorium. Is that being “business friendly?” Is the Gazette editorializing about this in its news coverage? Should city council be listening to “the voices of the people or the voices of the powerful?...

Paving Paradise #3 – Drinking the Pro-Growth Kool-Aid

October 23, 2016 0 min to read

Paving Paradise #3 – Drinking the Pro-Growth Kool-Aid

Category : Paving Paradise

In spite of overwhelming evidence to the contrary, what keeps us convinced that growth leads to widespread prosperity? It’s a never-ending stream of pro-growth propaganda in the media. Dave Gardner finds a wealth of examples of pro-growth media bias in his local paper over less than a month’s time. Explore this subject fu...

Council Matters – Sept 29 2016

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Council Matters – Sept 29 2016

Category : Council Matters

Metro districts, infill, and blight. Pros and cons of high density development. “Democratic socialism,” jobs and economic development. Tom invites your feedback. Comment here or on the Studio 809 Facebook page. http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/285250740-council-matters-sept-29-2016.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | Em...

#1: World Population Day & Water in the West

August 21, 2016 0 min to read

#1: World Population Day & Water in the West

Category : Paving Paradise

GrowthBusters director Dave Gardner examines the insanity of watching water levels in Lake Mead drop while campaigning to grow the population in places like Arizona and Nevada. Also, why no mention of overpopulation or population growth by the UN on World Population Day? http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/273135171-episode-1-world-po...